Eicher Pro series trucks for construction, mining
Eicher Trucks and Buses displayed its entire range of heavy duty Pro series trucks for construction and mining, which included the flagship Pro 8031XM tipper and Pro 8049 Tip trailer for construction, at EXCON 2017.
Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles, said “there are countless infrastructure developments taking place in India, providing significant opportunities. The CV industry has picked up speed and we are sitting on the cusp of a transformation revolutionary reforms like Smart Cities Mission and Make in India, pushing demand for heavy duty trucks and tippers. We at Eicher Trucks, are fully prepared and keeping pace with supplying high productivity, higher tonnage products to partake in this growth journey of India and have the full range for catering to all the applications.”
He further added that, “Our Pro 8049 Tip trailers, Pro 6037 Haulage Tippers, Pro 6025 Tippers and Pro 8031XM Tippers are solutions for the requirements of construction and mining where high performance trucks are demanded by customers.”
Eicher Trucks has a presence across various applications in mining and construction backed by fuel coaching that provides real time guidance to the driver to drive in the most efficient way besides Eicher Live telematics that helps the customer to take informed decisions to save fuel and increase his profitability.
Eicher Trucks Pro range is suitable for both flat roads or gradients and long leads or short. The Volvo Group technology engines are at the heart of this range. These 2 high performance engines - VEDX8 7.7 litre and VEDX5 5 litre engines deliver 330 HP and 210 HP respectively and are highly reliable with a high service life and have proven their mettle under tough operating conditions across a variety of applications.
“We understand that for customers to become prosperous their trucks need to operate continuously. We too are constantly working in that direction. We want to offer total peace of mind to our customers and facilitate their growth. Think 100% Uptime based on our ‘’Nayi Soch’’ philosophy is currently available on select products and aimed to not only offer reduced downtimes, but also to maximize profitability. We are also introducing an EOS App that would help customers log in emergency calls from their smart phone and also track the response of the GPS enabled EOS vans. It is almost like how you book your cab from your smart phone,” Aggarwal said.
Rama Rao A S, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Eicher Heavy Duty Trucks, VECV said, “With the advancement in technology, customers are looking beyond the product to see how they can be profitable. It is not just what goes inside the trucks but also what